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What is a Hydraulic Scissor Lift?

The hydraulics scissor lift is one of the most popular tools in the business. They have many different uses and are very versatile. Let's take a look at how these scissor lifts work.

A hydraulic scissor lift offers you a flat table service to work on. It comprises of various pieces, including the base and power source. There are also legs, a hydraulic cylinder and the platform. You can do a lot of work on these lifts, and they are very strong and durable.

This table is lifted by hydraulics. Hydraulic fluid is forced into the cylinders, which then lifts the platform. The platform rises vertically and it’s supported by the column.

The speed of the lift table depends on the motor that is running it. There are different hydraulic scissor lifts available and they can adjust to different heights.


The valves that control the flow can be one of two different types. They are either non-adjustable or fixed rate, depending on what you need.

Scissor lifts are ideal for garages as they allow you to easily lift up your car. Workshop engineers can use this to easily access all parts of the engine and fix issues easily.

You can choose smaller lifts too, or you can choose a stronger lift. Depending on the cars you need to work on. If you need a stronger lift you can choose one with more horsepower.

It’s always important to have your hydraulic scissor lift professionally. This guaranteed workmanship and ensures that your lift will last for years at a time.

For more information about hydraulics scissor lifts, call D & H Equipment & Service at 01942 887 557.